As Director for Amazon appstore in the UK, Iain Gavin helps developers to distribute and sell their Android apps to millions of customers in nearly 200 countries around the world. Amazon appstore is available on Android Tablets/Phones (e.g. Samsung, HTC, LG), Blackberry 10, Amazon Kindle Fire, Amazon Fire TV, Amazon Fire Phone and Amazon Echo https://developer.amazon.com/appsandservices/
Iain has been a member of the management team since he joined Amazon in 2009. He setup and ran Amazon Web Services UK Ltd as Managing director for 6 years. He joined Amazon appstore as Director/GM in January 2015.
Iain earned his honor’s degree in Computer Science. He lives in Hampshire and enjoys spending his free time with his wife and two children. He is an Advanced Motorcycle Emergency Rider Volunteer for SERV Wessex, who run out of hours inter-hospital transport service for blood, platelets, and other blood products for use in transfusions. He also enjoys music, film and following London Irish rugby club.
Talks I've Given
Keynote Talk - What's New in Amazon Appstore 2016 - Connecting Developers and Customers
Featuring Andy White and Iain Gavin
Iain Gavin, Director at Amazon Appstore UK, during his keynote talk will share past, present and future of Amazon Appstore. He’ll dive into the Amazon Appstore customer segments and will talk about how developers can reach Amazon Appstore customers through Amazon Appstore Services, Amazon Devices...
An Overview of the Amazon Devices and Services for Mobile Developers
Featuring Iain Gavin
We will start the day off with an overview of Amazon's current developer ecosystem. Learn how you can take advantage of Amazon’s Mobile App SDK, Amazon's Appstore and the new line of consumer Fire devices like Alexa, Echo, Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV Stick and Fire tablets, as well as...alexa amazon-echo amazon-fire monetization